Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Firewall Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 337 322
Rank change year-on-year +39 -15 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 7 1 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.072% 0.009% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.009% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 31
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +90.00%
10th Percentile £30,150 £42,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £49,850 £47,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% -8.42% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9474 10940 12960
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.94% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7940 9244 10631
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Firewall Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall Engineer in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Firewall Engineer in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Firewall Engineer in Yorkshire

Firewall Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +20 5 £42,500 -5.56%
North Yorkshire - 2 £36,250 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Firewall Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) CCSA
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Junos
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Junos
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
2 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel